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Auction 3040B

November 12, 2017 11:00AM

11-12-2017 11-12-2017

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Signed Photograph.

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Signed Photograph.

Lot:
62
Sold for:
$308$250

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white photograph signed and inscribed to Paul V. McNutt (1891-1955), 13 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. More ...

Houston, Sam (1793-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1850.

Houston, Sam (1793-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1850.

Lot:
63
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Houston, Sam (1793-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1850. Eight page letter inscribed over four wove leaves (two bifolia) to Houston's cousin, Miss Narcissa B. Hamilton, old folds, some More ...

Huxley, Thomas Henry (1825-1895) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1873 & 1874.

Huxley, Thomas Henry (1825-1895) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1873 & 1874.

Lot:
64
Sold for:
$369$300

Huxley, Thomas Henry (1825-1895) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1873 & 1874. Two laid paper bifolia, each inscribed over all four pages, both addressed to Harvard philosopher and historian and More ...

Indianapolis 500 Victory Dinner Menu Signed June 1, 1965.

Indianapolis 500 Victory Dinner Menu Signed June 1, 1965.

Lot:
65
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Indianapolis 500 Victory Dinner Menu Signed June 1, 1965. Folding menu with color printed front cover, signed by race winner Jim Clark (1936-1968), along with his competitors and race organizers: More ...

International Leaders, Three Signed Photographs.

International Leaders, Three Signed Photographs.

Lot:
66
Sold for:
$98$80

International Leaders, Three Signed Photographs. Including: a signed photograph of Kenneth David Buchizya Kaunda (b. 1924) [also known as KK], the first President of Zambia (1964-1991) from the More ...

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Impeachment Ticket and Stub, 24 April 1868.

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Impeachment Ticket and Stub, 24 April 1868.

Lot:
67
Sold for:
$369$300

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Impeachment Ticket and Stub, 24 April 1868. Two coral colored cards printed on heavy stock, ticket number 99, admitting the bearer to the gallery of the U.S. Senate to More ...

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Impeachment Ticket and Stub, 6 April 1868; and a Second Ticket 16 April 1868.

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Impeachment Ticket and Stub, 6 April 1868; and a Second Ticket 16 April 1868.

Lot:
68
Sold for:
$738$600

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Impeachment Ticket and Stub, 6 April 1868; and a Second Ticket 16 April 1868. Two pale purple cards printed on heavy stock, ticket number 509, admitting the bearer to the More ...

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863.

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863.

Lot:
70
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863. Single sheet of wove paper inscribed over one page to Lieutenant General James Longstreet (1821-1904) asking whether Longstreet thinks More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Autograph Pass Signed, 5 March 1864.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Autograph Pass Signed, 5 March 1864.

Lot:
71
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Autograph Pass Signed, 5 March 1864. Small slip of paper, inscribed on one side allowing the bearer, J. Copley Worthington, "honorably discharged from the military More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Autograph Legal Document, [October 1851].

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Autograph Legal Document, [October 1851].

Lot:
72
Sold for:
$984$800

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Autograph Legal Document, [October 1851]. Single wove leaf document inscribed in Lincoln's hand on one page, signed by Judge David Davis (1815-1886) concerning the final More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Lot:
73
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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans. Parchment document granting a $300 per year pension to each of the five More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Official Arrangements at Washington for the Funeral Solemnities of the Late Abraham Lincoln.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Official Arrangements at Washington for the Funeral Solemnities of the Late Abraham Lincoln.

Lot:
74
Sold for:
$554$450

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Official Arrangements at Washington for the Funeral Solemnities of the Late Abraham Lincoln. Washington, D.C.: Adjutant General's Office, [1865]. Octavo, three-page More ...

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830.

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830.

Lot:
75
Sold for:
$123$100

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830. Four paper military commissions, typographically printed and fulfilled by hand, all sealed and signed by Lincoln and countersigned by More ...

Lincoln, Mary Todd (1818-1882) Signature.

Lincoln, Mary Todd (1818-1882) Signature.

Lot:
76
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Lincoln, Mary Todd (1818-1882) Signature. Small slip of laid paper bearing Mrs. Lincoln's signature, 4 1/2 x 2 in. More ...

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Document Signed 21 November 1931.

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Document Signed 21 November 1931.

Lot:
77
Sold for:
$800$650

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Document Signed 21 November 1931. Typed passenger list, Pan American Airways, listing passengers in transit from Miami, Florida to Kingston, Jamaica on the day above, More ...

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Signed Photograph.

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Signed Photograph.

Lot:
78
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Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Signed Photograph. Period 8 x 10 in. black-and-white photograph of a smiling Lindbergh in his flight suit, standing in front of The Spirit of St. Louis, signed in More ...

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) Partial Autograph Note Signed, c. 1874.

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) Partial Autograph Note Signed, c. 1874.

Lot:
79
Sold for:
$86$70

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) Partial Autograph Note Signed, c. 1874. Single leaf, the final page of a longer letter or note, signed at the bottom and dated in a different hand; old tape More ...

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 28 December 1935.

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 28 December 1935.

Lot:
80
Sold for:
$861$700

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 28 December 1935. Single leaf of paper inscribed densely over two pages, to Robert Bloch; very good, 9 x 5 1/2 in. "Honour'd Ludvig, Abundant More ...

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 April 1934.

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 April 1934.

Lot:
81
Sold for:
$861$700

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 April 1934. Single leaf of paper inscribed densely over one page, with four additional lines on the verso, to Robert Bloch; very good, 9 x 5 More ...

Mazarin, Cardinal Jules Raymond (1602-1661) Letter Signed, 1 March 1652.

Mazarin, Cardinal Jules Raymond (1602-1661) Letter Signed, 1 March 1652.

Lot:
82
Sold for:
$492$400

Mazarin, Cardinal Jules Raymond (1602-1661) Letter Signed, 1 March 1652. Single leaf of laid paper, the text in a secretarial hand, addressed to Folleville Marechal des Camps et Armees du Roi, More ...

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Lot of Photographs and Ephemera from his Tenure as High Commissioner to the Philippines.

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Lot of Photographs and Ephemera from his Tenure as High Commissioner to the Philippines.

Lot:
83
Sold for:
$554$450

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Lot of Photographs and Ephemera from his Tenure as High Commissioner to the Philippines. Including: approximately thirty-two black-and-white photographs of McNutt in the More ...

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Photo Archive.

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Photo Archive.

Lot:
84
Sold for:
$185$150

McNutt, Paul V. (1891-1955) Photo Archive. A large collection of approximately seventy-eight photographs of McNutt as a young man, soldier, and in various capacities of his professional career, More ...

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782.

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782.

Lot:
86
Sold for:
$923$750

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782. Single legal-format laid paper sheet inscribed on one page, likely addressed to General More ...

Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913-1994) Signed Photograph and Four Related Signed Items.

Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913-1994) Signed Photograph and Four Related Signed Items.

Lot:
87
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Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913-1994) Signed Photograph and Four Related Signed Items. Black-and-white postcard format photo of Nixon inscribed and signed to Janine Dryer by Nixon at the foot, More ...

O'Malley, Walter F. (1903-1979) Typed Letter Signed, 23 October 1953.

O'Malley, Walter F. (1903-1979) Typed Letter Signed, 23 October 1953.

Lot:
88
Sold for:
$246$200

O'Malley, Walter F. (1903-1979) Typed Letter Signed, 23 October 1953. Single page typed letter on Dodgers/Brooklyn National League Baseball Club letterhead, to Charles E. Parsons of Manasquan, New More ...

Otis, Samuel Allyne (1740-1814) Document Signed February 22, 1797, Referring to John Adams' Retirement from the Senate.

Otis, Samuel Allyne (1740-1814) Document Signed February 22, 1797, Referring to John Adams' Retirement from the Senate.

Lot:
89
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Otis, Samuel Allyne (1740-1814) Document Signed February 22, 1797, Referring to John Adams' Retirement from the Senate. Single page document on laid paper, secretrial hand, signed by Otis, a brief More ...

Pershing, John J. (1860-1948) Signed WWI Memorial for Private William J. Doyle, 1918.

Pershing, John J. (1860-1948) Signed WWI Memorial for Private William J. Doyle, 1918.

Lot:
90
Sold for:
$62$50

Pershing, John J. (1860-1948) Signed WWI Memorial for Private William J. Doyle, 1918. Official U.S. Army issued certificate with printed text, fulfilled by hand, signed by Pershing, with a small More ...

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive.

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive.

Lot:
91
Sold for:
$523$425

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive. Material related to the U.S. Army's use of homing pigeons for military intelligence during the first World War, including five 8 x 10 in. More ...

Power, Tyrone (1914-1958) Signed Photograph.

Power, Tyrone (1914-1958) Signed Photograph.

Lot:
92
Sold for:
$123$100

Power, Tyrone (1914-1958) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white photograph of Power playing table tennis, signed in blue ink, for Shirley; a press photo, with a typed blurb on verso, 8 x 10 in. More ...

Reign of George II, King of England (1683-1760) Secretarially Signed Document 25 June 1735, with Royal Seal.

Reign of George II, King of England (1683-1760) Secretarially Signed Document 25 June 1735, with Royal Seal.

Lot:
93
Sold for:
$338$275

Reign of George II, King of England (1683-1760) Secretarially Signed Document 25 June 1735, with Royal Seal. Very large parchment document with ornate engraved borders and initial with portrait of More ...